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Structure Fire - 1500 Carlemont Drive, Unit K

Post Date:06/20/2017 8:40 AM

Crystal Lake Fire Rescue Department

PRESS RELEASE

(Structure Fire – 1500 Carlemont Dr. Unit K)

 

On June 17, 2017 at 03:51 AM, the Crystal Lake Fire Rescue Department responded 1500 Carlemont Dr., Aleda Spa for a fire alarm activated in the building. The alarm was called in by a neighboring tenant. There were no occupants in the building at the time of arrival of the Fire Rescue Department. First units arrived on the scene at 03:54 AM to find an activated fire alarm. Crews were investigating the alarm when they discovered heat and smoke in unit K. The fire alarm was upgraded for more assistance and fire crews deployed a hose line to the rear of the business to extinguish the fire.

 

The fire was extinguished at 04:19 AM and fire damage was limited to the original business. The cause of the fire is under investigation. There were no injuries to any of the residents or firefighters. The estimated damage is believed to be below $100,000.

 

Additional units from Algonquin/Lake in the Hills Fire Protection District and McHenry Township Fire Protection District, and Huntley Fire Protection District assisted at the scene.

 

 

Issued by: William Whyte

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Battalion Chief

Crystal Lake Fire Rescue Department     

 

Date: June 1, 2017

Time: 06:30 AM

 

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